Oh, so many grays. Matching concrete and pavement grays is one of the most challenging color balancing acts. Here are some pictures of the more than a dozen trips to match my prints to the target environment.
It can get really windy downtown, so that is why I am often either standing on the samples or have tape rolls or rulers holding them in place.
5-22-2016 – first stab at the challenge and not even close.
5-25-2016 – AM
5-25-2016 – PM
The initial tests are done with my own printer, but this is using the final material used for the installation – AlumiGraphics Grip. I took segments of each square and I also made a test strip of solid concrete (seen on the side) to be able to make some educated guesses and final adjustments.
I got a little help that day.